Blackjack Saddle Club Plans Show Saturday

Second point show of the year for the Blackjack Saddle Club is Saturday morning, June 17, 9 o’clock, at Cico Park in Manhattan, according to Justine Staten, club president.

While all shows are open to the public, club members’ points are tabulated for yearend awards.

Performance and speed events are planned with competition divided into age groups.

Awards are to be presented to the top six riders in each class.

Highpoint rosettes will be given in both performance and speed divisions of each age category.

Additional point shows include Saturday, July 1Sunday, Aug. 6Sunday, Sept. 3; and Sunday, Oct. 8.

All shows start at 9 o’clock. With exception of July 1, all shows will be at Cico Park. Locations for that date will be announced later.

A fun show and costume contest are planned Sunday, Oct. 22, at Cico Park.

“Black Jack Saddle Club is dedicated to our members,” Staten said. “We strive to make each event a pleasant and safe environment for all participants.”

Membership and additional information about the Blackjack Saddle Club can be found at

Complete schedule, show bill and entry details with lower advance fees are also available on the website.